More than just a medium for effective communication, words have their unique way of expressing emotions and telling stories. While many individuals use words to negotiate and send messages across, some trailblazing individuals wield the power of language in order to inspire others and become a voice of the unheard. In the case of Evette Vargas, an award-winning writer, director, producer, and immersive storyteller, the great interplay between letters and characters holds with it the power to incite change and make a difference. For this reason, she uses words to encourage others to rise above and get ahead.
Widely acclaimed for her commitment to creating a better world, this staunch activist has left remarkable traces of her prowess across various sectors. With her in-depth knowledge and extensive experience, topped with an unparalleled drive to fulfill her purpose-driven endeavors, she decided to make significant strides globally by creating opportunities for the underrepresented. Not only is she materializing her philanthropic vision of becoming a beacon of hope for those who are silenced, but she is also encouraging aspirants to become groundbreaking storytellers and changemakers of tomorrow. Thus, The Writers Room 5050 Foundation, Inc bloomed into existence.
The Writers Room 5050 Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that serves as a learning hub for aspirants who wish to make it across various industries. It helps budding writers hone their potential and carve a path towards their desired career with some known entities in the industry. To simply put, The Writers Room 5050 is an avenue where aspiring storytellers, penmen, and litterateurs can learn the secrets of the trade while building connections with notable figures across the space.
However, this esteemed organization is more than an educational paradise. Because the founder is firmly rooted in her mission of inclusivity, The Writers Room 5050 Foundation also serves as a learning center for the underrepresented. To Evette, building allyship is essential in creating opportunities and achieving triumphs. Hence, The Writers Room is not only an avenue for aspirants, but it also serves as a safe space where veterans, members of the LGBTQIA+, and others equip themselves in order to achieve success in the industry.
As can be gleaned from the purpose behind the organization’s existence, it is the founder’s advocacy of carving paths for those in need that genuinely propelled the venture towards the summits. However, this seasoned mentor did not move for its creation without reasons.
Before Evette Vargas became an industry powerhouse, she had difficulties adapting to a new environment. This first-generation Puerto Rican Latina diverted her frustrations and used writing as a means for her to escape. As time went by, her artistic prowess grew until she could dip her toes in various fields, such as music, fashion and graphic design, and filmmaking. Evette’s outstanding efforts then opened a myriad of opportunities, like working with industry leaders and starting her first digital production company together with her multi-talented husband. After receiving her Master’s in screenwriting and television show running from UCLA, Evette immediately knew that she was meant to use her storytelling capabilities as means to transform and inspire. Fast forward, she runs multiple industries and creates films that shed light on the importance of her chosen trade.
In the coming years, Evette Vargas is set to build an empire that translates visions into a reality. As she continues to pave the way for aspirants and become an inspiring model for others, Evette is bound to take the industry by storm with grace and finesse.